In the world of competitive gaming, a scrub is a person who is unskilled at the game in question but refuses to improve because they enjoy their current style of play. They often accuse competitive players of sucking the fun out of the game by categorizing and analyzing everything. The term is always used derisively by competitive players. It originated in the world of fighting games but is also seen in the RTS and competitive Pokemon communities, among others.
Rob's a scrub. He bitched and moaned when I kicked his ass at 3rd Strike because I was making things "unfun."

I don't mind being called a "scrub." I don't want to devote hundreds of hours to mastering a game just so I can compete with a bunch of elitist neckbeards.
by wwwggwww December 09, 2011
A scrub is someone who is acting like a loser or is being ridiculous at common things in life.
She wont pick up her phone; i need to know what time she got the tickets for. She is acting like such a scrub!!
by istayfly8 July 14, 2011
A derogatory term for males losers with no direction in life, used in the chorus of a 1990s Top 20 hit song.

Ritalin-junkie "gamers" who were probably born in the 90s use it in place of "noob" without realizing how it makes them sound like a valley girl. Because they're too young to remember valley girls.

No one with a life uses either term, except in jest.
You scrubs will never make it in EMM ELL GEE, brah!
by Dmitri B. January 19, 2011
a person of lesser experience, or one of unrepresentable appearance (ie,a girl wearing sweatpants and a sweatshirt to school, without doing her hair or makeup).
DUDE. that kids camping with the AA12. what a scrub.
by Signor Nitsua Reyaht November 23, 2010
It's Used in the Online gaming community as a Derogatory word for some who is Not new at the game but who Just isn't very good, or someone who thinks they are the best, by how they talk, or by how they act. If you Type using non-words like "da" instead of The, "wit" instead of with, or other Non-words of the like because you think you are cool
"Yo G, I just saw dis dude ridin' wit his homie dat hads a car, ima guessin he ain't gots no moneez fool."

"Stfu Scrub."
by Redshore;Zak July 17, 2009
A slack ass lazy mother fucker that smokes Their self stupid all day and doesnt even have a "real" job. Bitches and complains about shit and does t do anything to fix it
Youre a scrub
by Gerald monahagn May 04, 2014
A totally unlikable person, a dweeb if you will. He tends to annoy people without even trying. Can also be used as an adjective such as "Scrubby".
I don't want no scrub,
Scrub is a boy who can't get no love from me.
Hangin' out the passenger side
Of his best friends ride,
Trying to holler at me.
by Thatpurplethingy February 16, 2014

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